Huslia, long famous in sled dog racing circles, is eagerly preparing to play host to the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race for the first time ever.

Alaska Dispatch News
The southern Seward Peninsula was under a winter storm warning expected to usher in blizzard conditions and deliver up to a foot of snow to White Mountain and Golovin, with less-severe conditions farther east, according to the National Weather Service.  Mike Campbell
Behind the leaders, six other teams were out of Nome by 10 a.m. Thursday. Wily veteran Scott Davis of Soldotna and partner Aaron Bartel of Anchorage were on the trail at 8:12 a.m., followed at 8:57 a.m. by the father-son duo of Andy and Brad George. Mike Campbell

In winter, visitors see quiet, unhurried side of Denali National Park

February 25, 2015 - 11:12am -- benanderson
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Denali is wide open during the non-summer months, welcoming adventurous Alaska visitors with a plethora of recreation options, as long as one is prepared for winter and possesses an independent spirit.

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